Art Museum Day

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Art Museums Across North America Offer Free Admission And Special Programs On May 18, 2017 For Art Museum Day Theme for the Association of Art Museum Directors’ Celebration: Art Museums Foster Vibrant Communities On May 18, 144 members of the Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) will offer free or reduced admission and special programs for [...]

OSCAR DIRECTOR ART AUCTION

Hector Hyppolite (Haitian/St. Marc, 1894-1948), Bosou Toi Conne, oil-on-board, 19.75 x 27.25 inches, Jonathan Demme collection. Estimate: $30,000-$50,000

Art Collections of Oscar-winning Film Director Jonathan Demme, Movie Set Designer Ford Wheeler to be Auctioned March 19 n March 19, the Philadelphia auction house Material Culture will shine its spotlight on premier works from the folk and self-taught art collections of Academy Award-winning Hollywood director Jonathan Demme and his friend and past collaborator, movie set designer Ford Wheeler. “I believe many [...]

Mi Voz Cuenta

Mi Voz Cuenta

Curacao Honors the Immigrant Community with the “My Voice Matters” (Mi Voz Cuenta) Wall Renowned muralist Gushsan joins this ‘Curacao Contigo’ initiative to create a wall consisting of drawings made by hundreds of children and their families. The piece will be unveiled at the Curacao store in South Gate on March 23 In an effort [...]

THE ART OF SURF CULTURE

Artist Ivan Wong with CHROMIUM surfboard sculpture (PRNewsFoto/DANIELLE)

Palos Verdes Art Center, in partnership with DANIELLE and Paul Smith Los Angeles, is pleased to announce CHROMIUM US 101, new paintings and sculptures by artist Ivan Wong. Wong’s works represent his experience of California during postwar America and embody the spirit of the region’s cultural identity. The exhibition will be on view at Palos Verdes Art Center from August 13 [...]

Artist Spotlight: Sheryl Heading

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ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: SHERYL HEADING By Marc Alexander Detroit native Sheryl Heading is a multi-media artist with almost fifty years of history in the creative professions. Since the age of eight , she has melded her calligraphy, jewelry making and graphic design skills into a life of art and learning. “I have always loved art and [...]

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: BREAKING BOUNDARIES

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Self-funded art in Dubai Breaking boundaries for art’s sake “The Big Picture” contemporary art exhibition was hosted by the Gallery of Light at Dubai Community Theatre & Art Centre (DUCTAC) on the weekend of 6 – 8 June 2013. It explored multifaceted artistic creations, featuring paintings, photography, sculpture, digital art, performance art, installation as well as audiovisual arts. [...]

Wiles on the Town: Project Ethos!

Project Ethos

‘Tis the season for fabulous fall fashion and Wiles’ coverage of the SS 2013 shows continues tonight at Project Ethos!  Project Ethos showcases emerging fashion, music, and art to buyers, media and consumers throught liveevents and the world wide web.  (You can check out our coverage from the spring in the April 2012 issue of Wiles Magazine.) [...]